New IBM Storwize V7000 Delivers Improved Performance, Scalability, and Efficiency PDF Print E-mail
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Monday, 12 May 2014 04:20


IBM Storwize V7000 next-generation models offer increased performance and connectivity, integrated compression acceleration, and additional scalability with the following features:


    • Two node canisters, each with an eight-core processor and integrated hardware-assisted compression acceleration


    • 64 GB cache (per system) standard, with optional 128 GB cache (per system) for Real-time Compression workloads


    • 8 Gb Fibre Channel (FC), 10 Gb iSCSI / Fibre Channel over Ethernet (FCoE), and 1 Gb iSCSI connectivity options


    • 12 Gb SAS expansion enclosures supporting twelve 3.5-inch large form factor (LFF) or twenty-four 2.5-inch small form factor (SFF) drives


    • Scaling for up to 504 drives per system with the attachment of 20 Storwize V7000 expansion enclosures and up to 1,056 drives in a four-way clustered configuration


    • The ability to be added into existing clustered systems with previous generation Storwize V7000 systems


    • Compatibility with IBM Storwize V7000 Unified File Modules for unified storage capability



All models are delivered in a 2U, 19-inch rack mount enclosure and include a three-year warranty with customer replaceable unit (CRU) and on-site service. Optional warranty service upgrades are available for enhanced levels of warranty service.


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